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As former prosecutors, the attorneys of Engel & Martin, LLC bring a unique 360 degree perspective to handling criminal matters.

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Our firm’s goal is to advance and protect our clients’ interests in the most cost-effective manner possible.

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We have helped revise the protection order forms used in every Ohio courthouse and speak on domestic violence and protection order issues.

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Engel & Martin is recognized nationally as a leader in representing students facing sexual misconduct allegations on campus.

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Experienced former prosecutors, trial lawyers, and appellate advocates.

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Nationally Recognized

The attorneys at Engel & Martin write and speak on cutting edge legal issues.

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When police officers are in trouble, they come to Engel & Martin, LLC.

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Talk Like A Pirate Day 2017: Remembering the “Piracy Brief”

In honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day, we remember the brief Engel & Martin filed in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals that contained a discussion of the Federal Laws against Piracy. The issue came up in a

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Police Lt. Jim Barton found his wife, Vickie, murdered execution-style on their farm in Warren County, Ohio, in 1995. With limited physical evidence and no suspects, the investigation lay dormant for nine years until a tip opened up the case. Jim Barton soon found himself under arrest with charges related to the slaying. Prosecutors had a troubling theory: did Jim Barton’s ambition to become police chief lead to his wife’s murder? . . . In February of this year, Prosecutors Leslie Myer and Josh Engel took the case to trial. “Our theory was that he wanted to scare her so that she would move with him into the city of Springboro so that he can be chief,” said Engel.

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